Quiz Me! - People: World War II

Test your knowledge about people in the World War II era.

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This US   President issued Executive Order 9066 authorizing forced internment of Japanese-Americans which was later upheld as constitutional by the Supreme Court in Korematsu v. United States.

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After being a commander in World War II, Omar Bradley became the first Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. He was promoted to the rank of five star General and later led the Veteran’s Administration. From where did Bradley receive his military training?

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Historians determined that this person was wrongly denied the U.S. military’s top honor because of his race. In 1997, he became one of only seven African Americans to have ever received the military’s Medal of Honor.

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President Franklin D. Roosevelt tried to keep the United States from entering World War II by implementing which of the following?

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Due to his knowledge of submarines, Chester Nimitz was a leading Naval authority. Which of the following is also associated with Nimitz?

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This United States President graduated from West Point and later achieved the highest ranking position in the American Army.

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Prior to 1991, the Flying Tigers had not received U.S. military credit for their time fighting the Japanese in World War II. They had not received this credit because

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This person commanded the Pacific Fleet during World War II

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All of the following are associated with the work of the Navajo Code Talkers except:

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This group was instrumental in keeping United States military communication safe from the Japanese in World War II

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